"The attention I need is much more serious. A kind of weight you couldn't lift"

- Red House Painters
 

Best Albums of 1973

« View best albums of 1972View best albums of 1974 »

Listed below are the greatest albums of 1973 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 24,000 greatest album charts.

Best albums by year or decade
View by decade:
View by year:
1973 year summaryThe best artists of 1973 were Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, The Who, Stevie Wonder, Genesis, Elton John, The Stooges, Paul McCartney, Paul McCartney & Wings and David Bowie.
View chart at point in time
 Show this chart as it was on the following date
Share this chart
Share | |
| RSS feed: | Download CSV file: Log in / register
URL to this chart: |
Collector's summary (top 809)Log in or register to discover the great albums that are missing from your music collection!
Sort byOverall Rank | Number of Charts | Average Rating | Number of Ratings | Release Date | Title | Artist
RankAlbumArtist
1.

The Dark Side Of The MoonUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1973Appears in:2,552 charts
Rank in 1973:1Rank Score:140,511
Rank in 1970s1Overall Rank:2
Average Rating: Top rated 92/100 (3,062 votes)
Comments: 351 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
2.


Safe Mode: On
Houses Of The HolyUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin
Year of Release:1973Appears in:696 charts
Rank in 1973:2Rank Score:20,371
Rank in 1970s25Overall Rank:90
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,158 votes)
Comments: 61 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
3.

QuadropheniaUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1973Appears in:519 charts
Rank in 1973:3Rank Score:16,413
Rank in 1970s31Overall Rank:119
Average Rating:  84/100 (789 votes)
Comments: 66 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
4.

InnervisionsUnited States Stevie Wonder
Year of Release:1973Appears in:570 charts
Rank in 1973:4Rank Score:14,782
Rank in 1970s34Overall Rank:135
Average Rating:  84/100 (702 votes)
Comments: 37 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
5.

Selling England By The PoundUnited Kingdom Genesis
Year of Release:1973Appears in:470 charts
Rank in 1973:5Rank Score:14,659
Rank in 1970s35Overall Rank:136
Average Rating:  83/100 (607 votes)
Comments: 44 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
6.

Goodbye Yellow Brick RoadUnited Kingdom Elton John
Year of Release:1973Appears in:473 charts
Rank in 1973:6Rank Score:10,226
Rank in 1970s52Overall Rank:206
Average Rating:  80/100 (624 votes)
Comments: 49 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
7.

Raw PowerUnited States The Stooges
Year of Release:1973Appears in:423 charts
Rank in 1973:7Rank Score:9,688
Rank in 1970s55Overall Rank:222
Average Rating:  82/100 (590 votes)
Comments: 44 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
8.

Band On The RunUnited Kingdom Paul McCartney & Wings
Year of Release:1973Appears in:362 charts
Rank in 1973:8Rank Score:7,300
Rank in 1970s78Overall Rank:286
Average Rating:  81/100 (514 votes)
Comments: 44 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
9.

Aladdin SaneUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1973Appears in:332 charts
Rank in 1973:9Rank Score:6,319
Rank in 1970s90Overall Rank:327
Average Rating:  82/100 (634 votes)
Comments: 42 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
10.

BerlinUnited States Lou Reed
Year of Release:1973Appears in:247 charts
Rank in 1973:10Rank Score:5,132
Rank in 1970s101Overall Rank:395
Average Rating:  80/100 (338 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.

Best Albums of 1973 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 5 1%
Elvis Presley 4 0%
Status Quo 4 0%
James Brown 3 0%
Pierre Henry 3 0%
The Wailers 3 0%
David Bowie 3 0%
Show all
Country Albums %


United States 342 42%
United Kingdom 209 26%
Germany 34 4%
Brazil 32 4%
Italy 28 3%
Jamaica 17 2%
Mixed Nationality 17 2%
Show all

« View best albums of 1972View best albums of 1974 »

BestEverAlbums.com  Site Newsletter
Sign up to receive the latest site news.
We value your privacy

BestEverAlbums.com   Music Stores
United States  Buy from your favourite store:
eBay Amazon iTunes


    Copyright © 2005-2014 BestEverAlbums.com. All rights reserved.    Terms of Use  |   Privacy Policy  |   Contact Us  |   Advertising  |   RSS Feeds  |   Site Map  |   Hosting by ServInt